The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 16 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 80 93 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 11.98% 14.24% 13.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.55% 17.00% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 79 91 107
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
Software Engineering
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
550 547 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.34% 83.77% 84.39%
Number of salaries quoted 516 498 646
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 67 (42.41%) Degree
2 65 (41.14%) C#
2 65 (41.14%) HTML
3 63 (39.87%) Computer Science
4 62 (39.24%) C++
4 62 (39.24%) JavaScript
5 59 (37.34%) .NET
5 59 (37.34%) CSS
6 58 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (35.44%) SQL
8 55 (34.81%) Linux
9 49 (31.01%) TDD
10 43 (27.22%) AngularJS
11 42 (26.58%) HTML5
12 41 (25.95%) Mathematics
13 39 (24.68%) Node.js
14 38 (24.05%) BDD
15 36 (22.78%) Finance
15 36 (22.78%) ASP.NET
16 35 (22.15%) Retail
17 34 (21.52%) MVC
18 32 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
18 32 (20.25%) Amazon AWS
19 30 (18.99%) F#
19 30 (18.99%) RESTful
19 30 (18.99%) Web Development
19 30 (18.99%) Java
19 30 (18.99%) Windows
19 30 (18.99%) Enterprise Software
20 29 (18.35%) SDLC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.43%) Apache
2 2 (1.27%) nginx
3 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (20.25%) Amazon AWS
1 32 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (13.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.90%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.63%) Junos
3 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.46%) NoSQL
2 23 (14.56%) SQL Server
3 22 (13.92%) Relational Database
4 21 (13.29%) RDBMS
5 13 (8.23%) MySQL
6 7 (4.43%) Big Data
6 7 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.43%) MS Access
6 7 (4.43%) OLAP
6 7 (4.43%) OLTP
7 3 (1.90%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Selenium
1 8 (5.06%) SoapUI
2 5 (3.16%) Grunt
2 5 (3.16%) gulp
3 3 (1.90%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.90%) NUnit
3 3 (1.90%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.90%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.90%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.63%) Gradle
5 1 (0.63%) JUnit
5 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 36 (22.78%) Finance
2 35 (22.15%) Retail
3 26 (16.46%) Electronics
4 6 (3.80%) Aerospace
4 6 (3.80%) Automotive
4 6 (3.80%) Back Office
5 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.27%) Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (51.27%) Software Engineer
2 68 (43.04%) Developer
3 43 (27.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 43 (27.22%) Software Developer
4 28 (17.72%) C# Developer
4 28 (17.72%) C# Software Developer
5 27 (17.09%) .NET Developer
5 27 (17.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 27 (17.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (17.09%) Senior Developer
6 20 (12.66%) Linux Engineer
7 18 (11.39%) Senior Software Engineer
8 16 (10.13%) F# Developer
8 16 (10.13%) Java Engineer
8 16 (10.13%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (10.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (10.13%) Senior Software Developer
9 15 (9.49%) C# Software Engineer
9 15 (9.49%) SQL Developer
10 14 (8.86%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (41.14%) HTML
2 59 (37.34%) .NET
2 59 (37.34%) CSS
3 43 (27.22%) AngularJS
4 42 (26.58%) HTML5
5 39 (24.68%) Node.js
6 36 (22.78%) ASP.NET
7 30 (18.99%) RESTful
8 29 (18.35%) CSS3
9 28 (17.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (11.39%) Web Services
12 17 (10.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (7.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 12 (7.59%) STL
14 11 (6.96%) LAMP
14 11 (6.96%) XML
15 10 (6.33%) Laravel
15 10 (6.33%) React
16 8 (5.06%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 63 (39.87%) Computer Science
2 41 (25.95%) Mathematics
3 30 (18.99%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (13.29%) Physics
5 16 (10.13%) Algorithms
6 13 (8.23%) Client/Server
7 7 (4.43%) EPoS
8 6 (3.80%) Data Centre
8 6 (3.80%) EFT
8 6 (3.80%) Robotics
8 6 (3.80%) Visualisation
9 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.90%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.27%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (1.27%) EMV
11 2 (1.27%) Mobile Computing
12 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.63%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.63%) STB
Operating Systems
1 55 (34.81%) Linux
2 30 (18.99%) Windows
3 16 (10.13%) Unix
4 9 (5.70%) Android
5 8 (5.06%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (31.01%) TDD
3 38 (24.05%) BDD
4 34 (21.52%) MVC
5 30 (18.99%) Web Development
6 29 (18.35%) SDLC
7 26 (16.46%) OO
8 22 (13.92%) Domain-Driven Design
9 18 (11.39%) Scrum
10 14 (8.86%) OOP
11 11 (6.96%) Data Analysis
11 11 (6.96%) Multithreading
11 11 (6.96%) Refactoring
12 9 (5.70%) Regression Testing
13 8 (5.06%) Information Security
13 8 (5.06%) Mobile Development
13 8 (5.06%) OOD
13 8 (5.06%) Performance Testing
13 8 (5.06%) SOA
13 8 (5.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 65 (41.14%) C#
2 62 (39.24%) C++
2 62 (39.24%) JavaScript
3 56 (35.44%) SQL
4 30 (18.99%) F#
4 30 (18.99%) Java
5 25 (15.82%) PHP
6 23 (14.56%) Python
7 22 (13.92%) C
8 12 (7.59%) Perl
8 12 (7.59%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.80%) Delphi
10 4 (2.53%) MATLAB
10 4 (2.53%) R
10 4 (2.53%) Ruby
11 2 (1.27%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.27%) Go
12 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 67 (42.41%) Degree
2 17 (10.76%) PhD
3 8 (5.06%) ISTQB
4 7 (4.43%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.16%) ISEB
5 5 (3.16%) PMP
6 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (9.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.80%) Oracle
3 5 (3.16%) Cisco
4 1 (0.63%) Juniper
4 1 (0.63%) Nokia
4 1 (0.63%) SAP
4 1 (0.63%) VMware
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